Seller: paxhistoria (0) 0%, Location: Toronto, Ships to: CA, Item: 293464821421 Description: An intact ancient Egyptian scarab with hieroglyphs depicting a beetle, rare black colour. 17th Dynasty to Late Period. These were used as amulets and seals, often being buried with mummies. The scarab beetle was a reference to the Egyptian god Khepri. This one has been made into stunning necklace by Spirit of Vera, Toronto based artist silversmith Provenance: ex. North London, UK Estate, acquired 1980s from London Art Gallery Condition: Wear commensurate with age Certificate of Authenticity Included. Items sold by Pax Historia are legally obtained and imported.